The St Louis Blues rallied to come from 3-2 behind to defeat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 with Robby Fabbri scoring his first NHL hat-trick on Wednesday night.
The Flyers opened the scoring through Wayne Simmonds but that was cancelled out with goals by Kevin Shattenkirk and Fabbri to put the Blues 2-1 ahead.
— St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) December 29, 2016
Nick Cousins got things back to equal terms for Philadelphia and Brayden Schenn put the Flyers 3-2 up early in the third period. Two goals in 80 seconds by David Perron and Scottie Upshall turned things around before Fabbri scored twice in the final five minutes for the 6-3 victory.
In other action, the Pittsburgh Penguins come from behind and beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 with goals from Chris Kunitz, Carl Hagelin and Sidney Crosby while Elias Lindholm and Lee Stempniak scored for the Hurricanes.
Johnny never stops working.
— Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) December 29, 2016
Tyler Johnson scored twice, one in overtime, to help the Tampa Bay Lightning to rally for a 4-3 win over Montreal Canadiens after trailing 3-1 at one stage.
A third round shootout goal by Mithcell Marner gave the Toronto Maple Leafs a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers and Ryan Miller was in great form making 36 saves as the Vancouver Canucks downed the Los Angeles Kings 2-1.